5-Alarm Fire Causes Severe Damage At Egg Farm In Kankakee CountyMussman's Back Acres egg farm, located in Kankakee County, reported a chicken coop fire around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday. Mussman's is a wholesale egg distribution facility.
Backyard Chickens Eat Harmful Ticks, But Are Giving People SalmonellaAs disease-carrying ticks continue to spread across the country, many Americans are turning to an inventive and all-natural approach to removing ticks: chickens.
Palatine Couple Ordered To Give Up Pet ChickensCBS 2’s Brad Edwards shows us, they are much more than just chickens.
Alderman Moreno Finds Safe Home For Chickens Dropped Off At His OfficeFirst Ward Alderman Joe Moreno took to Twitter Wednesday after someone dropped some loose chickens off at his office.
Mundelein Village Board Tables Ordinance To Allow Chickens, Bees In BackyardsResidents of a Mundelein are at odds over the birds and the bees – in the literal sense, that is.
Will County Family Told To Get Rid Of Their ChickensA family from the southwest suburbs is involved in a game of chicken with Will County.
Rescuer Saves 86 Animals From Northwest Side HouseA Chicago man says he found no food or water, and animal waste everywhere, when he rescued dozens of pets from a Northwest Side house Thursday.
Naperville Rejects New Rules For Chicken OwnersNaperville chicken owners dodged a bullet Tuesday when the Naperville City Council rejected a staff recommendation to require permits for fowl enclosures.
Plans On Hold For Aurora Specialty Butcher ShopPlans are on hold in Aurora for a specialty butcher shop with live animals.
Another Town Eases Rules On ChickensWest Dundee follows national urban trend of keeping chickens in urban settings.